Elderly problems can involve a sudden need for elder caregivers or other help …Either from an outside source such as a senior home care service, or assisted living facilities. Or perhaps you. Are you ready? But how do you really know if there’s a real problem. Or if it’s just normal aging? Our loved ones…Continue reading

Elderly communication issues can take many forms. I’d had experience working with seniors before, but when Dad came to live with me at age 94, I was in for a few surprises. There may be actual hearing loss involved (as with Dad). There may be the onset of dementia, which Dad did experience later. There…Continue reading

If you are a caregiver,do you have an elderly help Plan? Do you need a Plan? If you’re giving or needing elderly help for a loved one, you may surprised at what you’ll need to know about. I sure was. And, I learned, success is in the details. Caregiving can come upon us suddenly like…Continue reading

Fun and effective elderly stress activities are an important part of overall senior care. And can help give relief and distraction from burdens that befall the aging. As caregiver, I did several of these with my own father, in his late 90s, and they certainly did help take his mind off his worries. Dad was…Continue reading

Issue for seniors can come suddenly, without warning Care of elderly is very likely something you may be very involved with at some point, as I am now — for your family, or even friends. You may care for your spouse. Or if you are a baby boomer like me, an elderly parent, or perhaps…Continue reading

Finding activities for elderly with vision loss can certainly be a challenge, but they can also be quite creative. I became caregiver for my Dad and had to learn. Fast. These types of activities for seniors were challenging to find. Dad had both serious vision and hearing loss, and I had also working with others….Continue reading